It's ok to not be ok...but be with Jesus.

It’s ok to not be ok. 

This is a popular statement that people in our society likes to say to one another. It’s a beautiful and liberating statement considering everyone feels the pressure to look like they have everything together and that they aren’t struggling. 

It IS ok to not be ok. It is NORMAL to not be ok. Heck, I would even go so far to say that if you’re always doing ok, something is wrong. Because as followers of Christ, we shouldn’t be ok all the time. We shouldn’t have everything under control. If we were able to have everything together, we wouldn’t need Jesus (Isaiah 41:13). That is where this post is headed…..

It’s ok to not be ok ...but don’t be alone while you’re not ok. Be with Jesus. Go in the presence of the Lord when you’re not ok.

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Instagram Boundaries

Have you ever struggled with comparison on Instagram? How about Instagram taking too much of your time? You find yourself scrolling endlessly then look at the clock and it’s been 3 hours and everything you said you needed to get done…. Has not gotten done because you have been scrolling through Instagram. Well,I’ve been there and would love to help you figure out how to not be overcome by Instagram!

Back in high school, I would be on Instagram constantly. I would look for specific people’s posts and stories just waiting for them to post what they were doing. I would look to see who was hanging out with who. I would look out for all the new selfies that people were taking. All the while, being sad that I was just at home on my phone.

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Grace Needs to be Received and Lived out, not Just Placed on an Instagram Bio

Grace. It’s easy to find a cute saying on grace and put it in your Instagram bio. But what happens when you fall back into sin?

What happens when you screw up again? What happens when you keep messing up, you are now in a deep hole of guilt, shame, and regret? How is that cutesy grace saying providing you the peace you need?

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